This Land is Our Land
A Texas Premiere!
Featuring David Amram, guest composer
|Doppler||Concerto for Two Flutes in D minor, Allegro maestoso
Sharon Davis and Marcia Gillespie-Norder, ACO soloists
|Gershwin||An American in Paris|
|Amram||Symphonic Variations on a Song by Woody Guthrie|
To start off the season, the ACO presents the Texas premiere of David Amram’s folk-inspired Symphonic Variations on a Song by Woody Guthrie. Guthrie is the composer of the beloved folk song, This Land is Your Land, and 2012 marks the anniversary of his 100th birthday. Also on the program is music by Cage (another birthday centenial) Copland and Gershwin, as well as a performance by ACO Member Concerto Contest winners, Sharon Davis and Marcia Gillespie-Norder.
View the printed program for this concert:
9-29-12 Program (312 KB)